1. Let’s see…how about this very rare short film of the Spade Cooley Band from 1945 featuring my steel guitar idol Joaquin Murphey.  If any of you have ever read any of James Ellroy’s novels, you might already have some idea of the Spade Cooley legend.


  2. Everything by  Reid Paley is a hidden gem

    Lazarus In Brooklyn


    Including this tune he wrote

    Frank Black – I’m Not Dead (I’m In Pittsburgh)


  3. I’m not sure what a hidden gem is in music, but this was something I did not hear until Mark Hollis’ unfortunate passing two years ago.


    Talk Talk – I Believe in You



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